The Education Committee of AmCham Shanghai invites you to join us for an evening discussion with Adam Ingersoll, a 25-year veteran and leading voice in the college admission testing arena. Adam will provide guidance on how to successfully navigate the testing requirements of American universities.

Topics will include:

• The role and weight of tests in college admission

• Why college testing policies vary so widely

• Myths about testing and admission

• Importance of choosing between SAT and ACT

• Relevance of Subject Tests at highly-competitive colleges

• Developmentally appropriate timelines for testing


6pm: Registration

7pm: Welcome and Introduction

7:10pm: Presentation

8:10pm: Q&A

8:30pm: Event ends

It's an AmCham education event in partnership with the Shanghai American School. AmCham members and member employees will enjoy free admission. Refreshments will be served during the session.


  • Adam Ingersoll (Co-Founder & Principal of Compass Education Group)

    Adam Ingersoll

    Co-Founder & Principal of Compass Education Group

    Educator and entrepreneur with two decades of leadership roles in educational services. Recognized expert in the arena of standardized testing for college admissions. Frequent speaker at school-hosted events for parents and students, at conferences for the college counselor community, and in professional development workshops for school faculty and college admission officers.

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Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai

1288 Lujiazui Ring Road
Shanghai, China

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